Activities in 2016

Join us for our American Scandinavian Community events !

If you want to join us at our activities you can email Heidi Poley and let her know if you will be coming.

Become a member of ASF and get a discount on our events ! CLICK HERE for more information

  Photographs from past events


2014 and 2015
Annual Meeting
Christmas Party




Second Scandinavian Family Ceramics Afternoon (download pdf here)
Saturday, November 12, 2016 | 2:30 pm- 5:00pm
236 E. Cabrillo, Santa Barbara

  • Looking for a Christmas gift?
  • How about a fun activity to share with your family?
  • How about a fun event just because?

Come join us for an afternoon of Scandinavian clay making with Ceramics Instructor, Catherine Vallance. Come with your design for a plate and make a Swedish horse. We will have a sample of a Dalahäst for you to copy. Ceramicist, Catherine Vallance, has taught 14 years for Parks & Recreation, after school enrichment programs and loves working with clay!

As space is limited please reserve your spot with Heidi, or 681-0083.
Heidi will send or email you the registration form to bring along with your payment.

Light refreshments

Please bring payment and reservation form with you to the event.

Price: $28 for Santa Barbara residents and $32 for Non SB residents

Cash or check made out to City of Santa Barbara Parks & Rec.


Christmas Dinner and Santa Lucia Pageant (download pdf to fill out and return)
Sunday, December 4, 2016
Four Seasons Biltmore | Loggia Ballroom | 1260 Channel Dr. SB

$60 Members
$70 Non members
$30 - Youth under 20
Free - Child’s mac & cheese under 12 who are in the Lucia procession
  5:15-6:00 p.m. Glögg Social
No Host Bar opens
6:00 p.m. Santa Lucia Pageant
6:30 p.m. Scandinavian Dinner
7:30 p.m. Dancing around the Christmas Tree

The buffet will feature:
cucumber salad, mixed greens, red cabbage, roasted turkey, meatballs, salmon, mashed potatoes, green beans, ris a l'amande w/cherry-raspberry sauce and coffee.

World Dance for Humanity with Janet Reineck, Santa Claus, Kids Corner, Live & Silent Auction, Free Valet Parking

Please include your children in our Lucia Pageant by calling Sally Van Der Kar at 684-0096

Do you have an item for the auction? Please call Heidi at 681-0083


R.S.V.P. by November 25, 2016

Number of Adults________x$60________x$70 = _____________________
Number of Youth__________________x$30 =________________________
Student tickets are reduced; help sponsor a student for $30 ____________
Number of Children under 12 (Free)______________
Amount of check payable to ASF Santa Barbara $ _____________________
Return bottom with check to: ASFSB
PO Box 41502
Santa Barbara, CA 93140


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